Let the tones create a lightly layered effect especially if you start to worry that a space is lacking something by not having using more color or a few patterns. In Mollie’s view, the adage “less is more” truly applies—rooms can be enriched by texture, by their views, and by their contrasts just as much as (if not more than) by those patterns we often rely on.
A great way of dressing a small side window in your living room is by using a roman blind on the outside of the recess. To really make it special add a simple upholstered pelmet like this one. Very stylish!